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County Fair Celebrates 4-H’s 100th!

 CENTURY OF 4-H CENTURY OF 4-H — Wisconsin’s 4-H clubs are celebrating the 100th anniversary of their founding this year. Pictured above, Sarah Torbert, Jefferson County’s University of Wisconsin-Extension 4-H/youth development agent, and summer UW-Extension 4-H intern Kamilla Thoma display a banner celebrating the century milestone.   Posted: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 9:53 am Updated: […]

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Text4Baby! Great, Free Resource for Expectant Parents

Looking for just in time prenatal and baby development info??  Here’s a great new resource – text4baby! Get support throughout your pregnancy and baby’s first year with FREE text messages from text4baby. Text4baby delivers messages covering a wide range of health topics including safety, immunization, nutrition, birth defect prevention, developmental milestones, and much more. It’s […]


Emerald Ash Borer found in Whitewater – Jefferson County under Quarantine

Emerald Ash Borer Found in Whitewater; Jefferson County Placed Under Quarantine Contact:     Donna Gilson, 608-224-5130, donna.gilson@wi.gov                  Jim Dick, Communications Director, 608-224-5020, jim.dick@wi.gov MADISON – Jefferson County will be quarantined for emerald ash borer, after the tree-killing insects were found just on the other side of its border with Walworth […]